Evvie M. Severeide, 101, of Story City, died Jan. 5, 2014 at Bethany Manor in Story City. Funeral services were Thursday at 1:30 p.m. at Bethany Manor with burial following in the Story City Cemetery.

Evvie was born on Sept. 6, 1912 in Ellsworth to Otto and Winnie (Lakin) Christiansen. She married Lester Severeide on Oct. 25, 1933. He died in 1973. She worked at the Story Café, Story City Maid Rite and Iowa State Food Service.

Evvie is survived by a son-in-law, Junior Thrasher, of Ames; a granddaughter, Sue Price, of Gilbert; four great grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; daughter, Shirley Thrasher; granddaughter, Sharon Helling; three brothers; and five sisters.

Visitation was held an hour before the service at Bethany Manor.

Soderstrum Funeral Home was entrusted with arrangements.